After winning its third District 8 title in four years, the Edgerton Flying Dutchmen celebrated their 58-49 championship game victory over Luverne at Worthington on March 8, 1963. In the front row, from left, are assistant coach Bob Nangle, head coach Richie Olson, Vernon "Tonto" Schoolmeester (11), Doug Schelhaas (43), Bernie Stoel (35) Bob Westenberg (13) and Jake Kooiman (31) - Edgerton's starting five.
BLAST: Edgerton wins District 8 in 1963
EDGERTON - A week ago, Southwest Minnesota Christian High School, based in Edgerton, won its fifth Class A boys' basketball state championship.
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